Human evolution Africa

Middle Pliocene hominin distribution patterns in Eastern Africa

A Villaseñor, R Bobe, AK Behrensmeyer – Journal of Human Evolution, 2020

Abundance distributions of large mammals are underused in exploring how ecological pressures vary across contemporaneous sites in the fossil record. To
investigate variation in relative abundance across contemporaneous Pliocene …

[HTML] Neural networks differentiate between Middle and Later Stone Age lithic assemblages in eastern Africa

M Grove, J Blinkhorn – PloS one, 2020

… Grove M, Blinkhorn J (2020) Neural networks differentiate between Middle and Later Stone Age lithic assemblages in eastern Africa … A 500,000-year environmental record from Chew Bahir, south Ethiopia: testing hypotheses …

Lithic miniaturization as adaptive strategy: a case study from Boomplaas Cave, South Africa

J Pargeter, JT Faith – Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 2020

… South Africa’s southern Cape landscape is one of a handful regions in Africa with rich inland archeological deposits covering … Together, these data provide ample framework for exploring patterns in the organization of technology …

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